Adriano Supuleta

Adriano Supuleta is our exclusively recommended Administrative Law expert in Angola on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Adriano directly using the contact details listed above.

Angola is a Southern African nation whose varied terrain encompasses tropical Atlantic beaches, a labyrinthine system of rivers and Sub-Saharan desert that extends across the border into Namibia. The country’s colonial history is reflected in its Portuguese-influenced cuisine and its landmarks including Fortaleza de São Miguel, a fortress built by the Portuguese in 1576 to defend the capital, Luanda.

LEAD ADVOGADOS is a full-service law firm, which focuses on specialisation with the aim to provide the highest quality legal services, tailored to client’s needs, in all areas of law.

LEAD ADVOGADOS deep knowledge of the Angolan legal market, its specificities and challenges enable us to assist their clients in an efficient, cost-effective and responsible manner.

LEAD ADVOGADOS seeks to assert itself through high-level legal services and expert advice to assist clients both based in Angola and internationally.

LEAD ADVOGADOS provide experienced and specialised legal services with the utmost sense of integrity. Their non-conformist approach, along with our dynamism, is a reflection of our desire to be innovative and adaptable.

The LEAD ADVOGADOS team is composed of a highly dynamic and experienced group of lawyers, with multidisciplinary expertise in core areas of Angolan business law.

LEAD ADVOGADOS has been working on a regular basis, in partnership, with top global Law firms, in significant international business operations.

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Ritu Bhalla

Ritu Bhalla is our exclusively recommended Administrative Law expert in India on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Ritu directly using the contact details listed above.

New Delhi is the capital of India and a part of the National Capital Territory of Delhi. New Delhi is the seat of all three branches of the government of India, hosting the Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, and the Supreme Court of India.

Ritu is a senior Partner at the Firm and in the capacity of a co-chair of the practice group, oversees the Firm’s practice in corporate commercial litigation, arbitrations and regulatory litigation. She specialises in Mergers, Public & Administrative Judicial Review, Insolvency-related Disputes, Shareholder Disputes, Domestic and International Commercial Arbitrations, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, Banking and Finance, Infrastructure Litigation including Building Contracts, White Collar Crimes and Extradition-related Action. She has extensively represented multinational as well as domestic shareholders in their inter se disputes in joint ventures, including Board room strategies

For over two and a half decades, Ritu has been a focal point in the firm’s litigation practice and has worked on many fiercely contested matters across jurisdictions including before the Supreme Court of India, High Courts of various States, and other Specialised Quasi-Judicial Tribunals. Her strength in litigation rests on her ability to formulate and execute legally sound and tactical strategies on behalf of major multinationals, domestic corporates, banks, public enterprises, commercial and financial institutions involved in complex disputes.

Ritu successfully represented the majority shareholders of a Japanese Company in a one of its kind case of oppression by minority shareholders, before National Company Law Tribunal, Mumbai. She represents the investment arm of the Russian Federation in an ongoing International Commercial Arbitration and has successfully obtained an Interim Award of INR 135 crores in favour of her client. She has been a part of several marquee cases representing TATA, Getit Info Services Pvt. Ltd., Biological E Ltd., ETA Group of Dubai, IL&FS Transportation Networks Limited, Navyuga Engineering Company Limited, Indian Oil Corporation and Indian Paints Association et al and was part of the team advising the Government appointed Board of Satyam Computer Services Ltd. following the confession of its promoter and was actively involved in the proceedings involving SCSL before the Company Law Board.

Ritu Bhalla’s deep involvement with commercial litigation and arbitration goes beyond courts and tribunals and extends to formulating valued litigation strategy. Ritu has been associated with conferences and seminars on contemporary legal issues and is an active member of the Supreme Court Bar Association and Delhi High Court Bar Association.

Juan E. Torruella Rojas

Juan E. Torruella Rojas obtained a bachelor’s degree in Economics from DePauw University (2006), a Juris Doctor from the Law School of the University of Puerto Rico, cum laude (2012) and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA), summa cum laude (2014).

While I was studying Law, I was Juan E. Torruella Rojas was part of the editorial team of the legal journal “University of Puerto Rico Business Law Journal” and served as a student intern at the Federal Criminal Clinic where he provided legal assistance to defendants in the criminal field.

The Juan E. Torruella Rojas participated as a student “clerk” for the Judge of the Federal Court for the District of Puerto Rico, Hon. Aida Delgado Colón and later, he worked as a paralegal at the Wolf Popper P.S.C. in Hato Rey.

After graduating the Lcdo. Juan E. Torruella Rojas decided to establish a boutique law firm to provide clients with the attention and results they need. In addition, the Torruella has participated in talks on topics such as collective bargaining and sexual harassment in employment. In 2014, the Puerto Rico Bar Association awarded him the status. Torruella a recognition as a prominent lawyer in the provision of services to the clientele of Pro Bono, Inc.

The Torruella is authorized to litigate in all state courts of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and of Florida as well as in the Federal Court for the District of Puerto Rico.

Firm Overview:

Like you, we work intelligently, we turn complicated into simple and we believe that the only way to do a job is to do it well.

Committed to innovation and not tradition, we redefined the way in which law is practiced.

Arnoud Boorsma

Arnoud Boorsma is our exclusively recommended Administrative Law expert in the Netherlands on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Arnoud directly using the contact details listed above.

Arnoud joined Pels Rijcken’s Administrative Law team in 1995 and became partner in 2004. His practice is focused on representing and advising public authorities.

His expertise is in oversight, enforcement and regulation with a focus on the financial, media and telecommunications sectors.

Arnoud regularly represents the AFM, DNB and the Dutch Media Authority in administrative proceedings that primarily involve oversight and enforcement issues, including the publication of sanction decisions. Arnoud is known for his strong communication skills.

At Pels Rijcken, Arnoud and Marije Batting are responsible for the broad oversight and enforcement practice of the firm. Arnoud is a lecturer for the Grotius Specialisation programme.

He was a member of the Board of Pels Rijcken until 1 January 2018, which gives him a greater understanding of the often-complex issues faced by administrative bodies.

Firm Overview:

We are Pels Rijcken. Together we share the mindset to perform at the highest level every day. We encourage each other to get the best out of ourselves and we place the interests of our client first. At Pels Rijcken we realise that the truth is never one-dimensional.

Apparent conflicts may conceal common ground. Interests may collide, but other interests may align. This is ever more true in a society that is becoming increasingly complex and interconnected. We are in touch with the world around us and that makes us stand out within the legal and notarial profession.

We understand what it is like to balance complex interests and take the varying wishes of different stakeholders into account.

We know that context matters. And that an independent legal perspective makes the difference. Pels Rijcken. Clarity and coherence.

Miguel Santos Pereira

Miguel Santos Pereira is our exclusively recommended Administrative Law expert in Portugal on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Miguel directly using the contact details listed above.

SPASS is a Law Firm that best combines the experience and analysis capacity of a team of professionals with strong skills in their areas of expertise.

Entirely dedicated to its clients, SPASS’s Team of Lawyers and Consultants represents the guarantee of a serious and effective commitment to the resolution of each case.

Lisbon is Portugal’s hilly, coastal capital city. From imposing São Jorge Castle, the view encompasses the old city’s pastel-coloured buildings, Tagus Estuary and Ponte 25 de Abril suspension bridge. Nearby, the National Azulejo Museum displays 5 centuries of decorative ceramic tiles.

Just outside Lisbon is a string of Atlantic beaches, from Cascais to Estoril.

Firm Overview:

Established in Lisbon, SPASS law firm is composed by a young team of lawyers and legal consultants who guide themselves by a concept of proximity law practice, aiming to preserve the principles of confidence and professional secrecy in each matter entrusted to them.

When providing legal services and legal advice in its multiple areas of action, the team ensures total dedication, availability and support towards the Client.